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Servants' quarters partial view, Coolmore, Edgecombe County, North Carolina

Coolmore Plantation (Tarboro, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Servants' quarters partial view, Coolmore, Edgecombe County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Plantation houses
Outbuildings
Doorways
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1157pnc015
Architect:
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: Coolmore was built for Dr. Joseph J. W. Powell, a cotton planter and physician. | Architectural Note: The Italianate style main house has a central-passage plan, divided into a vestibule, stair hall and back hall. The surviving outbuildings, also done in the Italianate style, include a smokehouse, a carriage house, servants' quarters, a gas house, and a kitchen. | Historical Note: The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and as a National Historic Landmark.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Edgecombe County (N.C.)
Coolmore Plantation (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from Preservation North Carolina. For general information see the Preservation North Carolina website (http://www.presnc.org).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building:

Architect:
Built:
Street:
316 Stonelark Ln
Community:
Tarboro
State:
NC
Zip:
27886
Provenance note:
Dr. Joseph J. W. Powell (cotton planter and physician), first owner
Architectural note:
The surviving Italianate style outbuildings include a smokehouse, a carriage house, servants' quarters, a gas house, and a kitchen.
Historical note:
The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and as a National Historical Landmark.
Location:
Tarboro (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Plantation houses
Outbuildings
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Historic sites
Plantations
National Register of Historic Places
National Historic Landmarks
Latitude, Longitude:
35.92291, -77.598689
External Resources:
Coolmore Plantation National Register Nomination
Coolmore Plantation National Register Photographs

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